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The West-Eastern Lyric: Modernist Poetry between Asia and Europe

By |2017-11-15T17:25:45+01:00November 17th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

A one-day workshop organised by MULOSIGE (SOAS, University of London) in collaboration with the Centre for European Literature, University of Kent

Landscapes of a Lyric Empire

By |2017-03-28T12:46:08+01:00March 8th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Presenting the comparative poetics of Sir William Jones to demonstrate the role of orientalist readings of ghazals in the history of lyricization. Jones was one of the first litterateurs to treat ‘lyrick’ as a universal category and to translate Persian ghazals as ‘lyricks’. Dr Fatima Burney (SOAS)

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